Blackstone's Invitation Homes opened slightly higher than its IPO price on Wednesday morning.
A new study is out showing which cities have the best bargains for rents, and which are budget killers.
Mortgage applications were hurt by a 13 percent drop in FHA applications, a direct result of a Trump administration move.
A Trump factor? Searches coming from Russia topped the list of international interest in the website of the Miami Association of Realtors.
Despite a sharp rise in interest rates after the election, pending home sales were up in December.
New Trump administration policy, and reaction to that policy, have made borrowing costs more expensive for homebuyers.
Fannie Mae will back $1 billion in debt collateralized by rental homes at Blackstone.
Mortgage rates moved solidly higher last week, but lenders saw no letup in loan demand.
At the current sales pace, it would take only about three and a half months to exhaust the supply of homes.
The Galleria at Pittsburgh Mills Mall was bought by Wells Fargo, which foreclosed on the property last year.
By reversing a cut to insurance on government-backed mortgages, the Trump administration may have discouraged homebuyers, say officials.
Steve Mnuchin had a highly unusual name-drop during his confirmation hearing Thursday: the Octomom.
The new year brings new challenges for the homebuilding industry, specifically higher mortgage rates.
Refinance volume rose 7 percent for the week, spurred by HUD saying the FHA would lower its insurance premium by 25 basis points.
Small investors are getting a boost from firms using extensive data to help them become owners of rental homes in cities across the country.
Trump HUD nominee Ben Carson did promise to "not play favorites for anyone."
Final repossessions of properties also dropped overall, but did increase in 21 states and the District of Columbia, including Massachusetts, Alabama, New York, Virginia and New Jersey. Daren Blomquist, spokesman for the Irvine, California, data company, said just over half of the foreclosures that did take place were related to the housing crisis, which began in...
Caution in the new year among investors was enough to put a little juice back into the mortgage market. Here's how.
Millions of borrowers are being lifted from underwater on their mortgages, but higher rates are having negative effects.
The FHA says borrowers will save an average $500 this year.